50041 Scorrier 27 April 1979

With a background like this, it could only be Cornwall. 50041 Bulwark passes the engine house of a long closed tin mine at Scorrier on 27 April 1979 with an unidentified working. In the early nineteenth century the 'Scorrier Penny' was issued, as a form of local currency for the tin miners.

The Tom Derrington Railway Archive - Class 50